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Neumann, John Nepomucene

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Born: 1811 AD
Died: 1860 AD, at 49 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Bishops

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1811 - Born on the 28th of March in Prachatitz, Bohemia.

1831 - He attended school in Budweis before entering the seminary.

1835 - He decided that there would be no more ordinations.

1836 - He moved to New York with very little money.

1842 - He took his vows in Baltimore, Maryland.

       - He became the first Redemptorist of the New World.

1848 - He was naturalized as an American in Baltimore.

1852 - He was consecrated in Baltimore, as Bishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1860 - He died on the 5th of January in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.



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